CONTACT US   |   SITE MAP   |   STAY CONNECTED   |   MY ACCOUNT 

Georgia – Where Aerospace Takes Off

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Aerospace acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for aerospace companies and their suppliers by connecting them to new technologies, university research, potential business collaborators and current industry information. The Center advances recognition of Georgia’s strength in the global aerospace industry, and contributes to the entrepreneurial and educational ecosystems required for its continued growth.

more

A quick look at news, events, & initiatives driving Georgia’s Aerospace industry.
More
Subscribe and stay informed.
Breaking News

Georgia Seeds the Future for UAS

The aftermath of Amazon’s announcement to use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in package delivery has the nation buzzing about how UAS will be used in the near future. Given the significant safety and privacy concerns of UAS use in highly populated areas, the consensus within the industry is that the first commercial applications of UAS is not in delivering your latest shopping order to your doorstep, but rather in agriculture.

READ MORE

Current News & Events
News Story

Georgia's Atlanta Airport Offering Incentives to Carriers

April 23, 2014
Atlanta’s airport is launching a program of economic incentives aimed at attracting more international passenger and cargo traffic. Beginning this summer, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will waive landing fees for one year for airlines starting new international routes not already served from Atlanta and give air cargo carriers an opportunity to qualify for a waiver of aircraft parking fees at the airport’s cargo areas.

READ MORE

News Story

Delta Reports $213 Million Quarterly Profit

April 23, 2014
Delta Air Lines reported a $213 million first quarter profit, in spite of a multi-million dollar hit from thousands of flight cancellations due to storms in January and February.

READ MORE

News Story

Georgia’s Businesses Connect with Growth Opportunities at the Georgia Supplier Development Event

April 21, 2014
The Georgia Supplier Development Platform was held on April 14, 2014 at Middle Georgia State College in Macon. This event gave 73 businesses an opportunity to “speed date” with purchasing decision makers from Triumph Aerostructures, Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex, Blue Bird, Kooler Ice, and Southern States. The overall goal was to help companies expand their supply chain networks and develop partnerships.

READ MORE

News Story

The Center for Space Technology & Research (C-STAR) at Georgia Tech Launches New Website

April 21, 2014
The Center for Space Technology and Research (C-STAR) at Georgia Tech has launched a new website. C-STAR organizes, integrates, and facilitates Georgia Tech's space science and technology research activities. C-STAR brings together a wide range of Georgia Tech faculty who are active in space-related research and functions as a focal point for the growth of the space industry in the state of Georgia.

READ MORE

News Story

Commercial UAV Activity Within Georgia Highlighted at SUN 'n FUN Fly-In and Expo

April 10, 2014
The Center of Innovation for Aerospace (COI-Aero) and Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) jointly participated with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the FAA's exhibit on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) at the SUN 'n FUN Fly-in and Expo on April 1-6, 2014 in Lakeland, Florida.

READ MORE

Enhancing Aerospace Awareness Forums and Electronic Marketplaces Education Oppotunities Filling the Workplace Pipeline Exploiting Emerging Opportunities Connecting to Industry